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Technical Writers

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Hire a technical writer today to write content for a variety of technical fields including aerospace, computer hardware, software and finance. Technical writers often create user guides, instruction manuals and professional reports, in addition to performing research on technical topics.

Technical writing is a form of precise communication seen in a variety of fields like finance, consumer electronics and software. It is the type of language seen in instruction manuals and professional reports. Technical writers are often familiar with a variety of industry-specific software, or may utilize a writing program like LaTeX to input mathematical equations and graphs into a report. On oDesk, the world’s largest online workplace, hire a technical writer today to write reports, manuals, publications and other technical documents.

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On average, 1,326 Technical Writing projects are completed every quarter on oDesk.

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Average Technical Writing Freelancer Feedback Score

Technical Writing oDesk freelancers typically receive a client rating of 4.76.

4.76

Last updated: March 1, 2015

  • Professional Writer, Senior Copywriter, and a Web Research guru

    I strongly believe you followed the right link. I'm a highly professional, unfaltering and devoted writer with a mix of experiences and skills for over 3 years. Never hesitate availing my services when it comes to Copy-writing, Press release … more

    I strongly believe you followed the right link. I'm a highly professional, unfaltering and devoted writer with a mix of experiences and skills for over 3 years. Never hesitate availing my services when it comes to Copy-writing, Press release, Web content, Product reviews, ghost writing, Academic research, Blog and Article writing. I do exhaustive internet research to offer my clients high quality and original articles. My knowledge and expertise offers you a good chance to harness the power of internet marketing. Ample about me. I value my employers' contentment and thus always strive to achieve the best out of the opportunity given to me by the employer. I strictly adhere to guidelines and follow timelines without delay.  less

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    • $6.67 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 0 HOURS
    • KENYA
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 2 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 2 TESTS
  • Writer, Proofreader, and Transcriptionist

    My goal is to to use my skill and knowledge as a writer to contribute superior work while striving to continually refine and improve both the quality and TAT of my work. I have a B.A. in English from … more

    My goal is to to use my skill and knowledge as a writer to contribute superior work while striving to continually refine and improve both the quality and TAT of my work. I have a B.A. in English from Michigan State University and graduated with honors. I have written and directed short films with crews of up to 30. I am familiar writing copy, technical writing, composition and transcription of interviews, fiction and non-fiction prose, biographies, and screenplays. In my spare time I am hard at work writing my first novel and studying prose and composition as a craft. I am outgoing and highly interpersonal, knowing that communication is essential in fast-paced work environments. As a creative writer, I put a premium on concept and the ability to draw readers in as succinctly as possible. My linkedin profile for more information: http://www.linkedin.com/pub/taylor-normington/56/292/118  less

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    • $22.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.5
    • 0 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 3 TESTS
  • Research, IT Modelling and Writing

    Ten years experience in IT Architecture positions me well for freelance Research, Strategising, Modelling and Writing on topics ranging from specific technologies to the application of Software for Business success. Located in South Africa but available to work 7h00 to 17h00 EST.

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    • $16.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 50 HOURS
    • SOUTH AFRICA
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 10 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 9 TESTS
  • Article and Content Writer/Editor- Dedicated to meeting your needs

    I've written hundreds of articles for companies and websites and done a lot of separate writing in my free time. To me, writing is not just a profession; it is a source of great joy. I am skilled in … more

    I've written hundreds of articles for companies and websites and done a lot of separate writing in my free time. To me, writing is not just a profession; it is a source of great joy. I am skilled in vocabulary, grammar, and using Microsoft Word. My number one goal as a freelance writer is to please every customer. I will work closely with you to make sure the work you receive is exactly what you are looking for.  less

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    • $40.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 0 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 6 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 8 TESTS
  • Writer/eBay Expert/Data Entry/Customer Service Specialist/VA

    I am a hard worker. I see to it that the responsibilities that I undertake are met in the best manner I can. I also make sure that I provide the best service to my stakeholders and customers. I worked … more

    I am a hard worker. I see to it that the responsibilities that I undertake are met in the best manner I can. I also make sure that I provide the best service to my stakeholders and customers. I worked in customer service industry for the last year and as operations supervisor before that. I am a writer at heart. My goal is to be able to live comfortable while doing what I want to do best: writing, and being in oDesk as a freelancer is a step to achieve that.  less

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    • $5.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 964 HOURS
    • PHILIPPINES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 2 TESTS
  • Writer

    Writing is my first and foremost passion, but I also aspire to create quality video and audio content. While I'm primarily interested in feminism, race, and all the various ways they intersect, I believe that even the most mundane … more

    Writing is my first and foremost passion, but I also aspire to create quality video and audio content. While I'm primarily interested in feminism, race, and all the various ways they intersect, I believe that even the most mundane daily events have the potential to be engaging stories -- if they're told well.  less

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    • $11.11 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 996 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 0 TESTS
  • Project Manager, Process Analyst, Business Development & Marketing

    I'm an experienced Project and Team Manager, capable of managing multiple projects and teams simultaneously, starting from recruitment, training, project execution up to its completion, while ensuring that work requirements are met with consistent quality, as well as meeting … more

    I'm an experienced Project and Team Manager, capable of managing multiple projects and teams simultaneously, starting from recruitment, training, project execution up to its completion, while ensuring that work requirements are met with consistent quality, as well as meeting budgets and deadlines. I'm able to effectively and efficiently manage my projects by: >> Creating/streamlining business processes and automating workflows, thus reducing project costs, and allowing team members to work independently and with minimal supervision. >> Establishing goals and KPIs, and creating control points that facilitates performance measurement and improvement, ensuring quality and consistent work output. A well-rounded Business Management Professional with an extensive background in the BPO industry and oDesk, having performed various functions such as: Chief Technology Officer, Business Development Officer, Team Manager, Corporate Trainer, Quality Analyst, Recruiter, Creative and Technical Writer. I look forward to responding to the needs and requirements of my employers with a high level of quality and efficiency, thus providing a sense of accomplishment for both parties once overall goals and objectives are met. I am proud to be part of an excellent group of individuals at Systemcore Business Solutions. For more information, please visit our website at http://bposervices.asia/  less

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    • $12.78 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 6043 HOURS
    • PHILIPPINES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 17 TESTS
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  • Senior Technical Writer

    Software tester and technical writer -- VolunteerSpot -- April 2014-present Chief of Staff Loomis Household --1996-2014 Orchestrated two Spring Fairs for the Austin Waldorf School including organizing food, drinks, entertainment, and arts and crafts for 300 people. Parent representative of two classrooms … more

    Software tester and technical writer -- VolunteerSpot -- April 2014-present Chief of Staff Loomis Household --1996-2014 Orchestrated two Spring Fairs for the Austin Waldorf School including organizing food, drinks, entertainment, and arts and crafts for 300 people. Parent representative of two classrooms which included communicating between parents and teachers, organizing classroom volunteers, and moderating class e-mail list. Involved in many volunteer efforts at Austin Waldorf School including assisting teachers, class and school fundraisers, and community service. Senior Technical Writer, DAZEL CORPORATION (Now part of HP); AUSTIN, TX --September 1995- December 1996 Senior member of company’s technical documentation team. Responsibilities included updating existing documentation for top output management product, writing documentation for new products, and helping with web design for the quality assurance team. PROJECT MANAGER and technical writer/editor, TEXAS DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES; AUSTIN, TX — March- September 1995 Short-term contracting position helping TDHS with project management. Created documentation to consistently convey information between all team members in a new cost analysis program. TECHNICAL WRITER, INTERGRAPH CORPORATION; HUNTSVILLE, AL — May 1990- November 1994 Wrote User Guides and on-line help for leading mapping software packages I/VEC MS, I/SCR MS, I/GEOVEC MS. Responsibilities included working closely with marketing, software development and quality assurance teams to ensure technical accuracy of the guides. Worked on a UNIX workstation and used tagged ASCII to build and format user’s guides and on-line help. Converted all UNIX-based documentation to Microsoft Windows based documentation.  less

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    • $38.89 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 340 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 4 TESTS
  • Research Psychologist and Analyst

    I am looking forward to helping you and your organization. I am a strong advocate of evidence-based initiatives and support studies that improve our understanding of social, psychological, and other key issues. I have a PhD in Psychology, Research and … more

    I am looking forward to helping you and your organization. I am a strong advocate of evidence-based initiatives and support studies that improve our understanding of social, psychological, and other key issues. I have a PhD in Psychology, Research and Evaluation. I have a wide variety of professional skills, including program management, psychological and social research, data analysis through SPSS, literature reviews, grant writing, grant management, technical writing, and blogging. My schedule is flexible and I am a highly productive and self-directed professional. I have more than 10 years of experience as a telecommuter.  less

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    • $25.56 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 0 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 1 TEST
  • Spanish/English Translator blogger, writer / Administrative Assistant

    Spanish/English Translator blogger and writer / Administrative Assistant

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    • $8.89 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.4
    • 1836 HOURS
    • ARGENTINA
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 8 TESTS
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